Thursday, February 21, 2013

Spain: Madrid

El Greco

Las Meninas, Velazquez
Madrid has one of the largest art museums in the world, thanks to the former wealth of the Spanish royal family due to American exploration and colonization.  The Prado houses works by famous Spanish artists such as El Greco, de Goya, Murillo, and Velazquez. 

Second of May, 1808, de Goya 
Third of May, 1808, de Goya

No comments: